TARTUFFE by MOLIERE AT NEWTON NORTH PERFORMING ARTS CENTER
Presented by Theatre Ink
November 3 - November 5, 2011
Theatre Ink 2011/12 season opens with
Moliere’s “Tartuffe” a hilarious and outrageous classic comedy directed by Dan Fabrizio
Tartuffe, a roguish imposter, worms his way into the orderly household of prosperous yet naive merchant Orgon. He sets out to marry the daughter, seduce the wife, imprison Orgon and get his hands on the family fortune. With thwarted lovers, eavesdropping and the famous ‘under the table scene’, one of the funniest comic set pieces ever written for the stage. Tartuffe is performed with a relevance that will delight modern-day audiences.